HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney

Established
1960 Sydney, New South Wales
Closed
1992

 (8 works)

  • Shirt
    Title
    Shirt
    Production date
    1972
    Artist/Maker
    Mr.JOHN, Sydney; HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney
    Medium
    cotton, plastic (buttons)
    Accession number
    D90-1978
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Brian McHugh, 1978
  • Suit (Women's)
    Title
    Suit (Women's)
    Production date
    (c. 1973)
    Artist/Maker
    HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney (fashion house); Merivale HEMMES (designer); John HEMMES (business partner)
    Medium
    polyester, cotton, plastic, metal
    Accession number
    2004.791.a-b
    Credit Line
    Gift of Peppy (Margarette Ursula) and David Sherr, 2004
  • Suit
    Title
    Suit
    Production date
    1977
    Artist/Maker
    HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney (fashion house); Merivale HEMMES (chief designer)
    Medium
    polyester, rayon, plastic
    Accession number
    2010.50.a-b
    Credit Line
    Gift of Olga Savvidis in memory of Stratonice Savvidis, 2010
  • Raincoat
    Title
    Raincoat
    Production date
    (1973)
    Artist/Maker
    Mr.JOHN, Sydney; HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney
    Medium
    cotton, nylon, rayon
    Accession number
    CT215-1982
    Credit Line
    Gift of Fary Lyons, 1982
  • Shorts
    Title
    Shorts
    Production date
    (c. 1970)
    Artist/Maker
    HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney (fashion house); Merivale HEMMES (designer); John HEMMES (business partner)
    Medium
    leather, cotton, metal
    Accession number
    2008.526.a-b
    Credit Line
    Gift of Kerry Allemand, 2008
  • Mini dress
    Title
    Mini dress
    Production date
    (c. 1967)
    Artist/Maker
    HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney (fashion house); Merivale HEMMES (designer); John HEMMES (business partner)
    Medium
    nylon, metal
    Accession number
    2008.527
    Credit Line
    Gift of Eve Burchill, 2008
  • Wedding dress
    Title
    Wedding dress
    Production date
    1976
    Artist/Maker
    HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney (fashion house); Merivale HEMMES (designer)
    Medium
    silk (chiffon), acetate, metal
    Accession number
    2011.345
    Credit Line
    Gift of Carol Martin, 2011
  • Dress
    Title
    Dress
    Production date
    (c. 1979)
    Artist/Maker
    HOUSE OF MERIVALE, Sydney (fashion house); Merivale HEMMES (designer)
    Medium
    nylon, Lycra, metal
    Accession number
    2013.1038
    Credit Line
    Gift of Sharon Paton, 2013